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The making of Carry Courage - a story

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The making of Carry Courage - a story

Every brand and every professional has an origin story. Have you ever thought about yours?  The Carry Courage story began several years ago, yet it feels like a lifetime. Fast forward to today, and I am living my dream of creating beautiful, sustainable purses and handbags for intentional women who care about the environment.  But it was a long, winding journey to get here.  It occured to me that I’ve never taken the time to compose the story of Carry Courage in written form, so that is what I aim to do, briefly, with this post. Sustainable handbags in Portland,...

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Looking Back at 2021

Looking Back at 2021

The journey each of us is on is rarely a straight path. But it’s through the unexpected twists and turns that we discover more about our purpose.

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Slowing Down to Focus on Gratitude

Slowing Down to Focus on Gratitude

Happy November, friend! 
What the crazy year 2021 has been. Congratulations to you for making it this far! 
As we approach the end of the year, I just wanted to pause for a moment to focus on something so important. 
Gratitude.  

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Packing Lightly : A Sustainable Travel Checklist

Packing Lightly : A Sustainable Travel Checklist

Sustainable travel tips and tricks for your next getaway

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What The Adalinda? sustainable fashion podcast

What The Adalinda? sustainable fashion podcast

  In Episode 21, Kristen Pereira welcomes Marisa Simoes, founder of Carry Courage. In this episode, Marisa discusses how she left her office job to shift into the sustainable fashion industry. We also cover the process she uses to seek out the earth-conscious materials she uses and the fair labor practices her company follows.      What The Adalinda is a podcast on sustainable fashion. The podcast discusses topics from garment sourcing, pricing, labor laws, sustainable and eco-friendly textiles, brand stories, marketing, and entrepreneurial stories. Adalinda Fashion is the parent company of What The Adalinda, which produces fashion shows during New York Fashion Week...

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